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Lifelong Learning
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Whether you're 4 or 94, it's the perfect time to learn! Regional & Continuing Education offers a variety of classes and workshops to keep you engaged, entertained, and on the quest for new knowledge.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI)


Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI), celebrating 30 years of lifelong learning, is a peer-led, learning in retirement organization that offers a wide variety of non-credit classes and activities for adults, age 50+ or retired. OLLI provides you the opportunity to stimulate your brain and meet others with similar interests. In our more than 100 classes offered each fall, spring, plus a special selection of fun summer classes, you can explore new topics, discuss current events, and network with other talented and interesting people.
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ElderCollege is an opportunity for anyone aged 60+ to take Chico State classes on a non-credit, space-available basis with the permission of the instructor. As a guest in the course, you'll gain the knowledge you desire without the required homework! ElderCollege is a great way to explore new disciplines and learn for the joy of it! Learn more....

Test Preparation Courses

CSU, Chico Regional & Continuing Education, in partnership with ed2go, offer serious preparation for important college and graduate school standardized exams such as ACT/SAT, GRE, LSAT, and GMAT. Classes are designed by a team of former standardized-test-item writers and test-preparation experts. Experienced and professional instructors are highly trained and care about your success.  Learn more...

Reading Development Programs for Children & Adults

ReadingPrograms in Grass Valley, Redding and on Campus to develop the essential reading skills and habits that lead to fluent reading, strong comprehension, and a love of books and reading. Learn more....